sign – you cannot sign more securely
AUTHADA offers QES & identification from a single source
The solution sign from AUTHADA represents a so-called Qualified Electronic Signature (QES). The QES is equivalent to a handwritten signature. This revolutionizes the world of digital contracting - drastic time savings, cost savings and extreme optimization potential for finance, trade and the real estate industry.
Signature solution & eID
from one source
The secure, digital signature solution sign implements all regulatory and legal requirements - the highest security standards are met: With sign , companies not only rely on QES in accordance with the eIDAS regulation: The signature solution is combined with AUTHADA ident – the app-based identification via eID - and thus ensures the greatest possible security already in the identification process.
AUTHADA thus represents the complete process of eID identification and QES.
Your Benefits at a Glance
AUTHADA implements all regulatory and legal requirements and offers the highest safety standards.
AUTHADA covers the entire process from identification to QES from a single source - fast, simple, legally compliant.
The integration of sign reduces costs, automates processes and revolutionizes the world of digital contracting.
Extremely low integration effort is achieved with the sign-portal - a web portal that requires few IT resources and is quickly integrated.
With sign companies can offer their customers the seamless customer journey of tomorrow - fully digital, secure and fast.
With sign companies get everything from a single source - the solutions complement each other perfectly, ensuring a secure and seamless overall process.
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Wichtige Antworten rund um die Signaturlösung sign
sign is a secure, digital signature solution from the Darmstadt-based cybersecurity company AUTHADA and the trust services provider InfoCert. With sign, you can digitally sign and exchange documents in compliance with the law. For this purpose, sign provides you with the "Qualified Electronic Signature" (QES).
AUTHADA sign is based on the identification solutions of AUTHADA - ident or onsite. Thus, sign can be used both in the online area and in a branch / POS. Those who integrate AUTHADA's digital solution sign can conclude contracts with their customers using QES. A QES is based on a qualified certificate that is valid at the time of its generation and was generated with a secure signature creation device.
AUTHADA sign with online identification (AUTHADA ident)
Workflow of the digital signature process
- Retrieve token from AUTHADA sign service
- Upload PDF to be signed to the AUTHADA sign service
- User identification via eID card and private PIN with the AUTHADA app
- Authentication by entering mobile number and confirmation by SMS-TAN
- Applying the QES to the PDF to be signed
- (Download the PDF from the AUTHADA Sign service)
Yes, with sign you sign digital documents with the "Qualified Electronic Signature" (QES), which is the most secure signature method according to the eIDAS regulation.
Yes, with sign you not only rely on the "Qualified Electronic Signature" (QES) as the most secure signature procedure according to the eIDAS regulation. The integration with AUTHADA ident (app-based identification via eID) also offers you an identification procedure at the highest possible level of trust.
The QES („Qualified electronic signature") is the most secure, digital signature procedure according to the eIDAS regulation, it can replace a handwritten signature. You can use it to sign documents with legal formal requirements or high liability risk, two-factor authentication is required to trigger the signature.
The AES (“advanced electronic signature”) on the other hand, can be triggered with one-factor authentication, making it suitable only for documents without a legal form requirement and with a calculable liability risk.
The EES ("Single Electronic Signature") is already fulfilled if, for example, you sign an e-mail with your name or insert an image file of your signature. Accordingly, it offers little security.
Learn more about the different signature types here.
According to the eIDAS Regulation, the QES ("Qualified Electronic Signature") is the most secure electronic signature procedure and can replace handwritten signatures in many cases: You can even use it to digitally sign documents with legal formal requirements or high liability risks, for example consumer loan agreements (colloquially known as "consumer credit"), mobile phone contracts, or even lease terminations.
QES ("Qualified Electronic Signature") is of particular importance in processing. The background: certain contracts require a handwritten signature in accordance with legal regulations - QES is equivalent to the handwritten signature in accordance with the eIDAS Regulation, meaning that it can replace the handwritten signature in many cases. Companies from a wide range of industries - for example, finance, retail, or real estate - can use it to digitize their contract processes in a legally compliant and efficient manner and speed them up enormously.
The unique identification as a prerequisite for QES works with sign via AUTHADA ident: This app-based identification solution enables simple and secure remote identification with the electronic ID card (eID). Both solutions are perfectly integrated, ensuring a smooth overall process without media discontinuity.
Security: sign complies with all regulatory and legal requirements and offers you the highest security standards. With QES, you sign with the most secure signature procedure in accordance with the eIDAS regulation, and integration with AUTHADA ident also ensures an identification procedure with the highest possible level of trust.
Efficiency: With sign, you lift your contract processes from the analog to the digital world and thus go a decisive way in your digital process optimization. You can now handle the entire contract signing process much faster without compromising on legal compliance. Long postal routes and waiting times are simply eliminated.
Signature and identification from a single source: The signature solution is combined with AUTHADA ident - app-based identification via eID. This thus ensures the greatest possible efficiency and security in the overall process.
Learn more about the benefits sign offers you here.
There are several ways to integrate sign.
- With the AUTHADA-sign portal
- Only the connection to the AUTHADA backend via Rest API is necessary.
- In addition, the AUTHADA app is used.
- sign-SDK-Integration + AUTHADA-App
- The sign process can be fully integrated into your environment via Rest API
- In addition, the AUTHADA app is used for identification.
- sign SDK + ident SDK
- The entire process including eID can be fully integrated into your environment
Are you interested in the secure and efficient
signature solution QES from AUTHADA?
Then contact our colleagues in confidence, who will be happy to send you further information material or give you a direct product demonstration. Digitally, of course, and entirely in line with our signature solution - quickly and conveniently.